Welcome from the Chairman and Chief Executive
You may be reading this because you are a service user or carer, are interested in mental health and disability issues, or because you are considering applying for a job with us. Whatever your reason, we are delighted to welcome you to our website.
Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest mental health and disability Trusts in England employing more than 6,000 staff, serving a population of approximately 1.4 million, providing services across an area totalling 2,200 square miles.
We work from over 100 sites across Northumberland, Newcastle, North Tyneside, Gateshead, South Tyneside and Sunderland. We also have a number of regional and national specialist services.
Our vision is to improve the well being of everyone we serve through delivering services that match the best in the world.
This website is just one of the ways that we reach out to the public, service users, carers, general practioners, commissioners, partners and stakeholders. We would encourage you to take a good look around the site, to learn more about us and how we operate.
We welcome your input and feedback on subjects that are important to you and the future development of your Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust.